Former Nigerian President Alhaji Shehu Shagari is dead. He passed away yesterday friday the 28th of December 2018 at the National Hospital Abuja.
Alhaji Shagari was 93 years old when he died. He was Nigerian president in the second republic, from 1979 to 1983, before he was overthrown by Nigeria current President Muhammadu Buhari in a military coup.
The sad news of his death was announced by the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal, on his Twitter handle.
See his tweet below;